In Portland, Economic Displacement May Be A Driver of Transit Ridership Loss
Nov 14, 2017

Like many transit agencies across the country, TriMet, the transit district serving the Portland, OR, metro region, has seen a recent loss in ridership, principally on its bus system. Read More

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“Micro Transit”: Is it Really a City Thing?

From the “Office of Extraordinary Innovation” at LA Metro comes the announcement the agency would be throwing its hat in the “microtransit” ring.

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Bus Stop Balancing

Many bus stops around the country are much closer together than they should be, slowing down the ride for everyone. 

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Houston Metro Shines During Hurricane Harvey

Perhaps what didn’t make Hurricane Harvey headlines is how the local transit agency Houston Metro’s commitment to emergency preparedness paid off – before, during and after the storm.

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Denver’s (Side)walks to Transit

What’s an essential but often missing component of high ridership transit networks? It isn’t new branding on buses or the latest light rail car.

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All Ridership is Local

Trying to understand why transit ridership is going up or down is a worthwhile pursuit, but one that is best undertaken locally.

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Wanted: Leaders Not Lifers

It’s a season for change in the top position at many U.S. transit agencies.

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Riding the WAVs

At the Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) hearing today, the de Blasio Administration will propose a rule to make New York City’s taxi industry — and its traditional car service counterparts — better serve the public.

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Expanding What’s Possible: an Interview with Minneapolis’ Lisa Bender

During her time in office, Minneapolis Council Member Lisa Bender has authored numerous policies to create a safer, stronger transportation system.

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